FD&C Carmine Lake Powder
FD&C Carmine Lake Powder is a magenta-red water-insoluble aluminum or calcium-aluminum lake on an aluminum hydroxide substrate of the coloring principles, chiefly carminic acid, obtained by an aqueous extraction of cochineal Dactylupius coccus costa (Coccus cacti).
FD&C Carmine Lake Powder is designed for use in cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, dairy products, baked goods, and confections.
- Kosher certified.
- Approved by the FDA and meets the specifications outlined in the Code of Federal Regulations, Title 21 Parts 73.100, 73.1100, and 73.2087.
- Light Stability: Good
- Insoluble in water
- Physical Appearance: Dark red powder
- 20 kg (44.09 lbs.), 5 kg (11.02 lbs.) and 1 kg (2.2 lbs.) boxes.
- Sample size is 50g.
- Testing in your particular formulation is recommended.
- Protect from moisture.